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Awards

Primetime Emmy Awards

2014 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Character Voice-Over Performance
The Simpsons (1989)

For playing: "Kent Brockman", "Mr. Burns", "Younger Burns" and "Smithers". For episode: "Four ... More

For playing: "Kent Brockman", "Mr. Burns", "Younger Burns" and "Smithers". For episode: "Four Regrettings and a Funeral".

2009 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Voice-Over Performance
The Simpsons (1989)
For playing "Kent Brockman/Lenny/Mr. Burns/Smithers". For episode "The Burns And The Bees".
1980 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Writing in a Variety or Music Program
Saturday Night Live (1975)
Shared with:
For episode with host Teri Garr on 26 January 1980.
1978 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Writing in a Comedy-Variety or Music Series
America 2-Night (1978)
Shared with:
For episode with Carol Burnett.

Ashland Independent Film Festival

2011 Won
Rogue Award

Behind the Voice Actors Awards

2016 Nominated
BTVA Television Voice Acting Award
Best Male Vocal Performance in a Television Series in a Supporting Role
The Simpsons (1989)
As the voice of "Mr. Burns".
2015 Nominated
BTVA Television Voice Acting Award
Best Vocal Ensemble in a Television Series - Comedy/Musical
The Simpsons (1989)
Shared with:
2014 Nominated
BTVA Television Voice Acting Award
Best Vocal Ensemble in a Television Series - Comedy/Musical
The Simpsons (1989)
Shared with:
2013 Nominated
BTVA Television Voice Acting Award
Best Male Vocal Performance in a Television Series in a Supporting Role - Comedy/Musical
The Simpsons (1989)
As the voice of "Ned Flanders".

CableACE Awards

1988 Won
ACE
Original Song
This Week Indoors (1987)

DVD Exclusive Awards

2001 Won
Video Premiere Award
Best DVD Audio Commentary
This Is Spinal Tap (1984)
Shared with:
For the Special Edition.

Florida Film Critics Circle Awards

2004 Won
FFCC Award
Best Ensemble Cast
A Mighty Wind (2003)
Shared with:

Gold Derby Awards

2004 Nominated
Gold Derby Award
Ensemble Cast
A Mighty Wind (2003)
Shared with:

Gotham Awards

2006 Nominated
Gotham Independent Film Award
Best Ensemble Performance
For Your Consideration (2006)
Shared with:

Grammy Awards

2008 Nominated
Grammy
Best Comedy Album
For the album "Songs Pointed and Pointless"

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

2004 2nd place
LAFCA Award
Best Music
A Mighty Wind (2003)
Shared with:

Online Film & Television Association

2008 Nominated
OFTA Television Award
Best Voice-Over Performance
The Simpsons (1989)
2001 Nominated
OFTA Television Award
Best Voice-Over Performance
The Simpsons (1989)

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards

2004 Nominated
PFCS Award
Best Ensemble Acting
A Mighty Wind (2003)
Shared with:

Seattle Film Critics Awards

2003 Won
Seattle Film Critics Award
Best Music
A Mighty Wind (2003)
Shared with:

St. Louis International Film Festival

2010 Won
Lifetime Achievement Award

TV Guide Awards

2014 Nominated
TV Guide Award
Favorite Villain
The Simpsons (1989)
As Mr. Burns

Washington DC Independent Film Festival

2011 Won
Visionary Award
The Big Uneasy (2010)

For his provocative film on New Orleans. And if there is one thing that he wants us all to remember... More

For his provocative film on New Orleans. And if there is one thing that he wants us all to remember is: the Flooding of New Orleans in the aftermath of Katrina was NOT a natural disaster. It was a manmade disaster that could have been prevented and is very likely to happen again if our government doesn't do something and fast.


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